Nooshin Yazhari

Nooshin Yazhari

Advisory Board/Board of Directors | Energy | Management | Marketing/Sales | Stategic Planning | Technology

Background/ Experience:

Nooshin Yazhari is a technology entrepreneur, consultant, advisor, and strategic leader with well-rounded experience in delivering enterprise technology and business solutions and leading business operations. She has deep domain expertise and successful track record in enterprise software solutions, business automation, and portfolio and program management.

Nooshin is the founder and president of Optimum, a premier Software and Digital Solutions Consulting firm, transforming businesses through the power of People, Technology, and Automated Processes.

Optimum helps organizations gain competitive advantage, increase efficiency, and drive digital transformation by employing strategic planning, innovative technologies, and streamlined processes. Optimum offers a full suite of digital services and solutions, including Strategic IT Consulting, Software Solutions and Services, and Business Process Management & Automation.

Throughout her career, Nooshin has successfully held roles with responsibility for enterprise-level, multi-million-dollar software delivery and execution, digital transformation implementations, PMO and organizational change management, and business operational excellence.

Nooshin leverages her expertise in Technology, Business Operations, Consulting, and Brand Development- for government and large privately-owned corporations- to bring digital innovation, well-defined strategic plans, and successful delivery and execution of projects to her clients.

Nooshin holds a master’s degree in Software Engineering from the Southern Methodist University (SMU), Dallas and has earned the globally recognized and demanded Project Management Institute Project Management Professional PMP® credential.

Nooshin is awarded the International GRIT Award of 2018, honoring 30 energy leaders from around the world. She was recognized for her inspiring and devoted passion and commitment to bringing innovation, optimization, and automation to the Energy industry.

Non-profit/Volunteer/Community Service:

Nooshin currently serves as the Vice President of eBusiness and Technology for Project Management Institute (PMI) Houston. She is also a member of the Silver Fox Advisors organization and a panelist at the Women in STEM events for HCC. Nooshin also serves on the advisory board of the NSBA and IIB Council. She is also a public speaker at local and state-wide conferences and events.

As a business owner, advisor, and mentor, Nooshin continues to server the national and Houston community by providing jobs, services, consultation, and mentorship to individual professionals and corporations.


  • Successful Entrepreneur
  • Business Operations and Start-up Advisory
  • Business Process Optimization & Automation
  • Enterprise Software Implementation
  • Enterprise Project Execution & delivery
  • IT Strategic Planning
  • Program and Portfolio Management
  • Organizational Change Management
  • Corporate Brand Development & Management



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